Active Ingredient(s): Sodium Zirconium Cyclosilicate
FDA Approved: * May 18, 2018
Category: Potassium Levels

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Lokelma Overview

Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate (ZS-9), sold under the brand name Lokelma, is a medication used to treat high blood potassium.[1] Onset of effects occurs in one to six hours.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include swelling and low blood potassium.[1] Use is likely safe in pregnancy and breastfeeding.[1] It works by binding potassium ions in the gastrointestinal tract which is then lost in the stool...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Sodium Zirconium Cyclosilicate
  • For Suspension: 10gm/packet, 5gm/packet
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Lokelma: (2 results)

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  • 0310-1105 Lokelma 5 g/5g Oral Powder, for Suspension by Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp
  • 0310-1110 Lokelma 10 g/10g Oral Powder, for Suspension by Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp

Other drugs which contain Sodium Zirconium Cyclosilicate or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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